Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 11/19/12
Only kind words may be said about Uncle Jeff Remember how this was supposed to be the year that Jeff Green flipped the switch? He had a year off and a full training camp to learn the system. He had a new $36 million dollar contract and actually played well in the preseason. 8 points and 3 rebounds a game. That's what we've gotten so far. His per 36 numbers are even down from his lackluster 2011 stint with the Celtics. He's been clueless on defense, missing rotations on the regular. On offense, after showing aggression in the preseason, he's back to being the Invisible Man out on the court. I'm not trying to be mean here. I'm just being honest. Green has said he was disappointed in his play after being traded to the Celtics. Well he's been worse this season, so what's worse than "disappointed?" Green vowed to focus on rebounding this season, but he continues to be putrid on the boards. Green has all the athletic tools to be a great player, but now in his 5th season has yet to put ...
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